Betty Nielsen

Kunstner Betty Nielsen

born Hadsund, Denmark 1952
Atelier: Strib, Middelfart
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Betty Nielsen was born in 1952 in Hadsund, Denmark. Betty Nielsen paints with great interest in colors and that unpredictable in the subject. Her paintings are figurative and abstract expressionist. Since 2011, she has worked as a full-time self-taught visual artist. In recent years, she has had great success with her art, and participated in several solo and group exhibitions.

“In the same way that it is said that dreams are a valve that is necessary to release many of the more or less violent impressions you get of the world around you, my job is to paint my valve as well. My work process alternates between working expressively and in between stopping and assessing the preliminary result of color choice and composition, trying to steer towards a finished result that for me provides a meaningful whole. That way - at least the big paintings - can be months on the way from start to finish.

I want my images to be open to the viewer's own interpretation. That is why I do not give titles to my works. ” - Betty Nielsen

Education

2011
Self-taught artist

Exhibitions

2021 
Ros Gallery, Roskilde, DK

Filosoffen, Odense, DK

Works Art Fair, Godsbanen, Aarhus, DK

Kunstforeningen, Assens, DK

2020
Kunstgalleriet, Slagelse, DK

Art in Hasseris, Aalborg, DK

Vesthimmerlands Kunstforening, Aars, DK

2019
Kunstmessen Creative Mind, Docken, Copenhagen, DK

Vejle Municipality Art Association, Vejle, DK

Funen Police Art Association, Odense, DK

Kunstner Betty Nielsen
Kunstner Betty Nielsen